By Maurice H. Harris,Murat Ukray
The twin goal of the revision of this paintings has been simplification and amplification.
The language has been recast in elements and there were additional sub-titles inside each one bankruptcy, cross-references and an index. rules akin to "Religion as law," the trademarks of Philo and the advance of Messianism were made so simple as those matters admit of.
In looking illustrations to vivify the narrative it truly is unlucky that so little is offered. Ah! if we had photos of Hillel, of Akiba the Martyr, of Judah the Saint, of the Jamnia Academy, of the elegance of the Babylonian Exilarch. yet this very absence of images is in itself a bit Jewish history.
This new illustrated and designed variation comprises quotations from the literature of the classes coated, from the Apocrypha, Philo, Josephus and the Mishna. 3 chapters were additional, on "Stories and Sayings of the Sages of the Talmud" and one on "Rabbi Judah and his times." different chapters were positioned in additional logical series. either the Chronological Tables and the Notes are fuller. a brand new characteristic has been brought in a "theme for dialogue" on the shut of every bankruptcy which may be came across important to review circles and Chautauqua societies. This has additionally been brought within the lately issued "Modern Jewish History."
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A Thousand Years of Jewish History: Illustrated: "From the Days of Alexander the Great to the Moslem Conquest of Spain" by Maurice H. Harris,Murat Ukray